Conventional Loan Access Expanded in April

Access to mortgage financing improved in April, driven by a large gain in the availability of both conforming and jumbo mortgages. The Mortgage Bankers Association

Delinquency Rates Leveled Off in February

Mortgage delinquency rates ticked up slightly in February, the first increase since August 2020. CoreLogic said the national delinquency rate at the end of the

What’s Behind the Surge in Lumber Prices?

In a recent post on the National Association of Home Builder’s (NAHB’s) Eye on Housing blog, chief economist Paul Emrath said rising softwood lumber prices